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Local election 2019 - results

News release from 03/05/2019

ELECTIONS to Cambridge City Council were held on Thursday 2 May, with 16 seats being contested in 14 wards. There was also a by-election in the Trumpington division of Cambridgeshire County Council.

Before the election yesterday, the composition of the 42 seats on the city council was: Labour 25 seats, Liberal Democrat 13 seats, Vacant 2 seats, Green 1 seat and Independent 1 seat.

Following the election, the composition of the 42 seats on the city council is now: Labour 26 seats, Liberal Democrat 15 seats, Independent 1 seat.

The results of this year’s elections are as follows:

* Denotes sitting councillor seeking re-election

Abbey ward
Surname First names Party Vote
BENNETT Naomi Anne Green 477
BOYD Boris Renew 69
BUTT Jake Robert Liberal Democrat 328
DAVIES Haf Morlais Labour 1,055 (elected)
SMITH David Philip Conservative 179
Arbury ward
Surname First names Party Vote
CLYNCH Harry Conservative 240
LAWRENCE Stephen Roger Green 351
O’REILLY* Carina Aileen Labour 1,097 (elected)
WARD Tim Liberal Democrat 554
Castle ward
Surname First names Party Vote
CHADWICK Greg Liberal Democrat 1,186 (elected)
GREEN Matthew Evan Green 332
LAMBOURNE Isabel Labour 698
RILEY Oliver Hammond Conservative 160
Cherry Hinton ward
Surname First names Party Vote
ASHTON* Mark William Labour 1,062 (elected)
HOSSAIN Mohamed Delowar Conservative 270
RICHENS Jennifer Helen Green 352
WRIGHT Henry David Liberal Democrat 464
Coleridge ward
Surname First names Party Vote
DOUGLAS Donald Fisher Conservative 250
HADLEY Grace Gabriella Labour 1,041 (elected)
HARRISON Alex Liberal Democrat 422
KAMINSKI Bill UKIP 153
NICMANIS Sarah Louise Green 395
East Chesterton ward
Surname First names Party Vote
BAILEY Gareth Peter Green 271
BIRD* Gerri Labour 1,097 (elected)
BURKINSHAW Peter UKIP 128
COSKUN Timur Conservative 165
DUNN Owen Stewart Liberal Democrat 827
King’s Hedges ward (two seats)
Surname First names Party Vote
BARRETT-PAYTON Eric William Conservative 190
COLLIS Alexandra Lucy Labour 851 (elected)
CORN David Paul UKIP 181
DITCHFIELD Angela Kalinzi Green 352
HALLAM Luke Jonathan Liberal Democrat 455
PRICE* Kevin Andrew Labour 751 (elected)
REDPATH Ewan Charles Liberal Democrat 380
SMITH Benedict Conservative 164
Market ward
Surname First names Party Vote
GARNETT Emma Elizabeth Green 329
KING Steve Labour 478
PHELPS William Conservative 112
PORRER Katie Liberal Democrat 870 (elected)
Newnham ward
Surname First names Party Vote
BEASTALL Joe Labour 552
GEHRING* Markus Liberal Democrat 1,003 (elected)
SLADE Mark Green 276
THEIS Dolly Conservative 171
Petersfield ward
Surname First names Party Vote
BROWN Sarah Elizabeth Liberal Democrat 622
BURDETT Stephen Robert Conservative 106
DAVEY Mike Labour 969 (elected)
IERUBINO Virgil Au Wenhan Green 433
Queen Edith’s ward
Surname First names Party Vote
DAVIES Sam Independent 838
DEB Manas Conservative 205
GREEF Dan Labour 464
PIPPAS* George Gregory Liberal Democrat 1,067 (elected)
WHITEBREAD Elisabeth Jane Green 329
Romsey ward
Surname First names Party Vote
BLANCHARD LEWIS Joshua Guy Liberal Democrat 526
KEEGAN Martin Conservative 146
PATTERSON Caitlin Green 540
SMITH* Anna Louise Labour 1,138 (elected)
Trumpington ward (two seats)
Surname First names Party Vote
BIRD Matt Labour 977
GALLOWAY Ceri Barbara Green 600
LORD Peter Liberal Democrat 1,509 (elected)
MEFTAH Shapour Conservative 431
SALWAY Philip James Conservative 349
SHAFI May Labour 773
SUMMERBELL Daniel Leo Liberal Democrat 1,474 (elected)
WELLS Sue Green 399
West Chesterton ward
Surname First names Party Vote
HARFORD Michael John Conservative 170
MITCHELL Shayne Mary Green 310
SKINNER Alex Labour 933
TUNNACLIFFE* Damien Liberal Democrat 1,444 (elected)

Turnout for the local elections was 36.6%.

There was also a by-election for the Trumpington division of Cambridgeshire County Council. The result was as follows:

Trumpington division
Surname First names Party Vote
ASHWOOD Barbara Anne Liberal Democrat 1,328 (elected)
CARPENTER Beverley Green 325
GRAYSTON Rob Labour 741
MEFTAH Shapour Conservative 452

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